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Testimony of Robert H. Wright

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Daly, A. M. (Alexander M.)
Wright, Robert H.
Title: Testimony of Robert H. Wright
Date: 1915 Mar. 17-1915 Mar. 27
Description: A witness for the Mill, carpenter and President of the Local Robert H. Wright discusses child labor practices, unethical activities of labor leaders Ola Delight Smith and Charles A. Miles, and living conditions in the mill village.

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Subjects: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills | Textile factories--Georgia--Atlanta | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills--Employees--History--20th century | Strikes and lockouts--Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Strike, Atlanta, Ga., 1914-1915 | Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Textile workers--Salaries, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta | Governmental investigations | United Textile Workers of America | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor unions--Organizing | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial relations--Georgia--Atlanta | Employees--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Employees | Child labor--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Labor unions--Organizing | Labor union members--Georgia--Atlanta | Picketing--Georgia--Atlanta | Cutting machines--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile machinery--Georgia--Atlanta | Women textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Atlanta | Mullinax, H. Newbern | Fleming, W. E. | Gober, Harris | Miles, Charles A. | Smith, O. Delight | Elsas, Oscar, 1871-1924 | Edson, E. B. | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Carpenters--Georgia--Atlanta | Coca Cola (Trademark) | Labor unions--Officials and employees | United Textile Workers of America. Local Union 886 (Atlanta, Ga.) | Picketing--Georgia--Atlanta | Rent--Georgia--Atlanta | Conboy, Sara | Kelleher, Mary | Golden, John, 1862-1921 | Calahan, Pat | Industrial housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Sanitation--Georgia--Atlanta | Toilets--Georgia--Atlanta | Exposition Mills (Atlanta, Ga.) | Elsas, Oscar, 1871-1924 | Flour | Bacon | Sugar--Georgia--Atlanta | Coffee--Georgia--Atlanta | Groceries--Georgia--Atlanta | Simpkins, Ollie | Grand Opera House (Atlanta, Ga.) | Lay preaching--Georgia--Atlanta | Story, Preston | Preston, Harry G. | Fain & Stamps (Atlanta, Ga.) | German Cafe (Atlanta, Ga.) | Equitable Building (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.)--Buildings, structures, etc. | Cabbagetown (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center | Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center. Digital Initiatives | Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center. Archives and Records Management
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006
Original Material: Box 8, Folder 32 Wright, Robert H. (R.H.W.) March 1915, Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills records, Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.
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Related Institutions: Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center
Collection Information: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Digital Collection